Apprentice Early Years Educator - The Alphabet House Nursery School, Upton Park,E13 0SQ THE ALPHABET HOUSE NURSERY SCHOOLS LIMITED

The Alphabet House Nursery,Upton Park, has an opportunity for a Level 2 qualified Apprentice to progress to your Level 3 childcare qualification while also gaining valuable job experience. Various duties, such as activities with the children and ensuring their safety, will be completed throughout this apprenticeship.

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Closing date: 10 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,312.00

    This will be reviewed at regular intervals

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    You will work a 40 hour week, Monday to Friday between 8:00am - 6:00pm. Shifts to be announced.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    17 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    14 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000251060

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • To effectively deliver the EYFS ensuring that the individual needs and interest of children in the setting are met (in conjunction with other team members)
  • To keep records of your key children's development and learning journeys and share with parents, carers and other key adults in the child's life
  • Support all staff and engage in a good staff team
  • To develop and maintain strong partnerships and communication with parents/carers to facilitate day-to-day caring and early learning needs
  • To ensure the provision of a high-quality environment to meet the needs of individual children having an awareness of any disabilities, family cultures and medical histories
  • To advise the manager/deputy of any concerns, e.g. over children, parents, the safety of the environment, preserving confidentiality as necessary
  • To be involved in out of working hours activities, e.g. training, monthly staff meetings, summer fayre, etc
  • To be flexible within working practices of the setting, undertaking other responsible duties where needed, such as domestic tasks, preparation of snack meals, cleansing of equipment, etc
  • To work alongside the manager and staff team to ensure that the setting's philosophy is fulfilled
  • To read, understand and adhere to all policies and procedures relevant to your role and the safe running of the setting

The training you will be getting

  • Level 3 Early Years Educator qualification
  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)
  • Employee Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)

Apprentices must successfully complete a Level 3 Award in;

  • Paediatric First Aid (RQF) or
  • Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (RQF)

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • For the successful candidate, subject to employer needs, there may be the opportunity for further employment and progression upon completion of the apprenticeship 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Early Years Practitioner (Grade 2) Desired
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9-5) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 9-5) Desired

Things to consider

Benefits: • Childcare • Company pension • Discounted or free food • Employee discount

About the employer

About Alphabet House in Upton Park We are an EYFS-based nursery in Upton Park, West Ham, using Montessori principles to help children reach their full potential. We care for children from newborn to 5 years old and provide a range of age-appropriate resources and activities to encourage their development right up until they are ready to join school. Our Philosophy Our philosophy is based on learning and creativity. By blending indoor and outdoor classrooms and environments in a home-away-from-home environment, we are able to create a space where children feel empowered and ready to learn.

Employer

THE ALPHABET HOUSE NURSERY SCHOOLS LIMITED

Address

23 Harold Road

Upton Park

London

E13 0SQ

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Training

Training provider

EDEN TRAINING SOLUTIONS LIMITED

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Contact

Sally Baldwin

sallybaldwin@eden-ts.com

01709886839

Apprenticeship standard

Early years educator

Level 3 (A level)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


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